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Santander to Portsmouth ferry

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Journey Information

There is usually just one ferry option from Santander to Portsmouth per day. The average ferry journey from Santander to Portsmouth takes 33 hours, though some ferries might be a few minutes slower or faster.

Distance524 mi (843 km)
Shortest duration33h 0m
Cheapest price£46.11
Trips per day1
Most frequent serviceBrittany Ferries
Ferry lines1

What ferry companies travel from Santander to Portsmouth?

There is one ferry company that operates from Santander to Portsmouth. Brittany Ferries is the only company to provide ferry transportation at the moment. It only operates one ferry trip per day, which really narrows down the options.

FerryDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Brittany Ferries11d 9h 0m£46.11
  • Book Brittany Ferries from Santander to Portsmouth from £46. There are 1 Brittany Ferries schedules from Santander to Portsmouth and you can expect on average to pay for a Brittany Ferries ticket to Portsmouth. In Santander, Brittany Ferries departs to Portsmouth from Ferry Terminal and no other station. In Portsmouth, Brittany Ferries arrives at Wightlink Gunwharf Terminal and no other station.

    An average trip on Brittany Ferries from Santander to Portsmouth takes 33 hours and 0 minutes .

    On weekends, Brittany Ferries offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway to Portsmouth.

Frequently Asked Questions

The ferry usually takes around 33 hours to cover the 524 miles (843 kilometers) from Santander to Portsmouth. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the ferry. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

The busiest day of the week to travel by ferry from Santander to Portsmouth is on Sunday. If you are planning to travel on a Sunday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out. On the other hand, Sunday is typically when ferries are least crowded. If you’re looking for a little extra space, taking a ferry on Sunday is the way to go.

There is usually only one ferry per day from Santander to Portsmouth. Therefore, the 12:00 ferry is both the earliest and latest ferry.

There is usually only one ferry per day from Santander to Portsmouth. Fortunately, this happens to be a direct ferry, meaning that you do not have to get on a different ferry at any point during your trip.

City Information

Portsmouth

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Portsmouth, located on the South coast of England, is home to several important historical dockyards and thus a storied maritime heritage. Though many people travel here to experience the nautical atmosphere, Portsmouth also offers many attractions and experiences to suit every taste.

For a taste of the sea, Henry VIII's Mary Rose is a must-see attraction, as well as Lord Nelson's famous HMS Victory. Both ships are accompanied by museums where visitors can learn more about these significant historical warships. If the weather drives you inside, take a walk around the Portsmouth Museum and Art Gallery, hosting a variety of displays and recreations of how life has changed in Portsmouth over the centuries. To see the whole city all at once, climb Spinnaker Tower to see the city from 170 meters high. Finally, if you're feeling brave, walk across the glass Sky Walk to see the waves crash on the shore beneath your feet.

Due to its many ports, Portsmouth is accessible via ferry, as well as train, car, and bus. The South Western Railway makes getting to Portsmouth from London and other southern towns easy, while National Express and Megabus provide bus services that link many other major towns and cities.

Station Information

Where does the ferry leave from in Santander?

Main departure station: Ferry Terminal

Most ferries depart from the main station in Santander.

All ferry stations in Santander:

  • Ferry Terminal

Where does the ferry arrive in Portsmouth?

Main arrival station: Wightlink Gunwharf Terminal

All ferries from Santander arrive at one main station in Portsmouth.

Ferry stations in Portsmouth:

  • Wightlink Gunwharf Terminal

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